Chō (チョー), born Shigeru Nagashima (長島 茂, Nagashima Shigeru) on December 15, 1957, is a Japanese voice actor from Saitama. He is best known for voicing Brook in One Piece, Jaken in InuYasha, Gollum in the Japanese dub of Lord of the Rings and for playing the character Chō-san in Tanken Boku no Machi.

He voiced Shu-no-Bon in the 2018 anime.

Selected filmography

GeGeGe no Kitarō characters

Other notable roles


  • Chō's stage name comes from his role in the TV show Tanken Boku no Machi. Until 2006, his stage name was Yūichi Nagashima (長島 雄一, Nagashima Yūichi).
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